The National Insurance Institute is at your side during your life, from birth to advanced age, granting you a variety of social rights adapted to changing life situations.
The National Insurance Institute is responsible for the social security of Israeli residents.
Its primary mission is to ensure means of subsistence for those unable to earn their living.
The National Insurance Institute collects insurance contributions from all residents according to their social background and status, and pays benefits to those entitled. Hence, the income of economically established groups is transferred to weak and vulnerable groups and, thereby, the National Insurance Institute contributes to a more equitable distribution of national income and the reduction of dimensions of poverty. Further information...
Individuals who received the benefit December 2002, and whose entitlement to income support has not been interrupted for 6 consecutive months or more, will receive a benefit of the amounts detailed below:
Composition of family
Maximum allowed income regarding entitlement to a full or partial benefit
Couple + 1 child
Couple + 2 or more children
Single parent + 1 child
Single parent + 2 or more children
For benefit rates applying to those who did not receive the benefit consecutively since 2002 - click here.
The following amounts are deducted from income support benefit: